You’ve finished your resume and polished it up, so it looks perfect for that job that’s piqued your interest. Should you add a cover letter, and if so, what should it include?
The answer is yes – and when considering its contents, think of your cover letter as an additional opportunity to present yourself as the perfect candidate for the position. If you skip this step, you’re lessening your chances of making an immediate positive impression on an employer.
The Necessary Elements
Every cover letter should be specific to the industry and the available position, but there are common elements to keep in mind as you write yours.
And don’t forget to:
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